Dr. Jorge L Acevedo, MD



Neurosurgery     -  Pennsylvania,  Scranton

 Overview

Dr. Jorge L Acevedo, MD works in Scranton, Pennsylvania is a specialist in Neurosurgery and graduated University Miami Jackson Memorial Hospital in 1983. Dr. Acevedo is affiliated with Community Medical Center and practicing for 43 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

 Conditions

  • Acute Urinary Retention
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Amniotomy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Elbow Or Upper Arm Arthritis
  • Eosinophilia Myalgia Syndrome
  • Food Additive Allergy - Annatto
  • Functional Hemispherectomy
  • Functional Movement Screening
  • Gamma Knife Radiosurgery for AVM
  • Implanon® Placement
  • Isolaz System Acne Treatment
  • IV Sedation
  • Joint Fluid Test
  • Joint X-Ray
  • Lattice Corneal Dystrophy, Type 1
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Congenital, Type 1C
  • Mycobacterial Infections
  • Neurological Injuries
  • Pediatric Chronic Infection
  • Pediatric Thoracic Disorders
  • Pediatric Voiding
  • Pelvic Support Problems
  • Pneumatic Dilations (PD)
  • Rheumatic Diseases
  • Surgical Mesh Removal
  • Syndactyly
  • The treatment of complicated hypertension
  • Tissue Plasminogen Activator (tPA)

 Procedures

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Injury
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Spine Fracture
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epilepsy
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stroke
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture

 Years Since Graduation

  • 43

 State License

  • Pennsylvania

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Residency Hospital


University Miami Jackson Memorial Hospital

Miami, FL, USA

Year completed: 1983

Internship Hospital


Wilford Hall Usaf Med Center

San Antonio, TX, USA

Year completed: 1976

Medical School


University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine, Medical Sciences Campus

San Juan, PR, United States

Graduated: 1975

 Awards

1   AA Ns
2   ACMS

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Community Medical Center TRM

1800 Mulberry Street
Pennsylvania (PA)
Scranton,
18510

  (570) 969-7245
Office Volume:    30 patients per day
Free Standing Surgery Center?    No
Performs Procedures On Site?    Yes

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions



Community Medical Center TRM, 1800 Mulberry Street, Scranton, Pennsylvania (PA), 18510




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health America PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MedCost
  • MedCost PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medicare MCR
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Optima Health
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • Southern Health PPO
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Universal American
  • UPMC Health Plan

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 Affiliated Hospitals


Community Medical Center photo


Community Medical Center

99 Highway 37 West New Jersey NJ, Toms River, 8755

Community Medical Center is a hospital located in Toms River, NJ. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 11 of 12 procedures. Length of Stay is shorter than the state average in 2 of 12 procedures.




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